On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1913

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ambrose Bierce’s last known communication, a letter to his close friend Blanche Partington

Writer & Satirist Ambrose Bierce
Writer & Satirist
Ambrose Bierce

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Swift, English soccer goalkeeper and journalist (19 caps; Manchester City 376 games; died Munich air disaster), born in Blackpool, Lancashire (d. 1958)
1913 Highlights

About December 26, 1913

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn